Archive for January 30th, 2010

Judge Posner Considers the Distinction between Liability for Contract and Liability for Fraud (2010-1-30)

Judge Richard A. Posner of the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals contributed his thoughts at a symposium on the rationale for liability for breach of contract.  One of his points is a sound analytic distinction between tort liability and contract liability, a concept which is sadly muddled in California cases. Writes Judge Posner, “Here is […]